This Weekend: The Music of Motown

"The Grooveyard" celebrates African American Music History Month this Saturday by featuring early Motown artists.  We'll share both the pioneering artists of Hitsville U.S.A. plus the music that evolved into the iconic label.  Included will be a six-pack of hits by the Queen of Motown, Mary Wells. Our Grooveyard Top Ten will feature the hits... Continue Reading →

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This Weekend: A Berry (Gordy) Good Show

"The Grooveyard" celebrates African American Music History Month this Saturday by featuring artists on Berry Gordy's iconic Motown record label. We'll share both the pioneering artists of Hitsville U.S.A. plus the music that evolved into the iconic label.  Included will be a six-pack of hits by the Queen of Motown, Mary Wells.  Our Grooveyard Top Ten... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Motown Mania

"The Grooveyard" celebrates African American Music History Month this Saturday by featuring early Motown artists.  We'll share both the pioneering artists of Hitsville U.S.A. plus the music that evolved into the iconic label.  Included will be a six-pack of hits by the Queen of Motown, Mary Wells. Our Grooveyard Top Ten will feature the hits... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Celebrating Women

We'll join this week's celebration of International Women's Day Saturday on "The Grooveyard" by featuring an hour of music by female artists and groups. Included will be a six-pack of songs by Motown artists, plus some rarely-heard recordings.  The "Ladies Night" theme will continue with cover versions of hits in our Under the Covers segment. ... Continue Reading →

This Week: Motown magic

Alan Seltzer celebrates Mary Wells' birthday (May 13) Thursday night at 9 PM on "The Grooveyard" by playing early music from Motown and related record labels.  We'll also share some early influences that preceded the beginning of "Hitsville USA".  This week's Top Ten @ Ten will feature the top hits of May 15, 1959. "The... Continue Reading →

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